Underwriting Manager based in Leeds City Centre || up to £52,000 + bonus + comprehensive benefits package
Your new company
In your new job, you will be working for one of Europe's leading general insurance providers. Our client is committed to serving their customers well, which in turn creates a stronger more stable business, helping to create an environment that contributes to the on going development of their staff.
Your new role
In your new job, you will be aligned to the North SME Regional Team, based in Leeds city centre. You will proactively spend time working with the panel of brokers, building relationships and increasing revenue from both new and existing SME business. You will be responsible for the development and performance of your team, conducting regular 1-2-1's and performance reviews. You will be responsible for the profit and loss, managing revenue and in turn delivering financial plans for the team and region. Communicating strategy clearly with your team will in turn help you develop and and grow your teams capability in terms of both technical and skills based tasks.
What you'll need to succeed
In your new job, your previous experience of holding a Manager/Senior Underwriting position will help you act as a technical referral point to your team, giving strong commercial advice. You will have a good knowledge of the commercial insurance market and be aware of current governance and risk guidelines and procedures. You will ideally hold at least a Cert CII qualification and demonstrate a strong technical underwriting ability.
What you'll get in return
In return you will receive a competitive salary of up to £52,000 plus bonus plus a comprehensive benefits package. You will also receive a company discount off their insurance products, with a friends and family discount scheme.
What you need to do now
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